Summer Online
College and Career Essentials
Be prepared for the next step!
Available to incoming 11th and 12th grade students from any district.

This course runs for 5 weeks. Access to the internet and a reliable computer is required.

Dates: Summer 2019, specific dates TBA

Price: $200

Optional Résumé and Interview workshops will be held at
Fox Chapel Area High School, 611 Field Club Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Dates for workshops to be determined

College and Career Essentials focuses on:

  • Self-Investigation

  • Research Methods

  • Analytical Skills

  • Post-Secondary Preparedness

  • Professional Communication Practices


Students will learn and practice professional verbal and written communications, interviewing techniques and follow-up correspondence, strategies for successful post-secondary job or college applications, creation of an effective personal résumé, and college and career readiness.


The culminating experience is a one-on-one professional interview. Most activities are completed online with optional resume and interview workshops. .5 credits